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Poster: airgarcia416 Date: Aug 1, 2008 6:24am
Forum: GratefulDead Subject: Re: Birf-day to you, Birf-day to you...

The world is just a little less vibrant without you around.

How about one of my favorite Garcia quips:

I read somewhere that 77 per cent of all the mentally ill live in poverty. Actually, I'm more intrigued by the 23 per cent who are apparently doing quite well for themselves.
----Jerry Garcia

Funny stuff

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Poster: craven714 Date: Aug 1, 2008 7:15am
Forum: GratefulDead Subject: Re: Happy Birthday Jerry

Nice one Nick. what up bud? sorry its been a while,
something about a one legged man in an ass kicking contest, right? Im going down to a Volkswagon "meeting"
in German Village on High St. just south of I-70 tonight.
After the meeting, they usually have 20 or so bluegrass players, sitting in a circle in the downstairs bar area, passing around some good jams(Dark Hollow and such). If you are interested in going, or want to head down in Bertha with me, give me a call or an Email.

Spring Mnt High~ if you drop the word "for" out of your sentence, it makes much more sense to me.

Tree-ap~ Nice call on the 4/24/72. That Good Lovin always gives me goosebumps. But I think I will start with the Samba from todays 94 anniversary show.













NOT!!!

I probably will start with a Maykers show.
hahahahahahahhahahahahahahahahahhahahahahahahahahahahhahah
ahahahahahahahhahahahahahahaha
ahahahahahahhahahahahah. whew. (wiping tears from my eye)
I kill me.

To answer your question seriously about what to listen to tree-ap, you will have to wait for my next post. I hope it doesn't piss people off, on this holiest of Dead days, but its been question thats been eating at me since He Lives 'Shakedown' post.

HB JG

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Poster: airgarcia416 Date: Aug 1, 2008 7:49am
Forum: GratefulDead Subject: Re: Happy Birthday Jerry

Craven,

I would truly dig the bluegrass jam, but I'm heading out of town for the Hall of Fame game in Canton tomorrow real friggin early (about 5 AM - going golfing w/ a bunch of friends I played ball with in college). The timing of it sucks though, Flogging Molly is playing tonight and I'd like to check that out too.

Definitely let me know the next time that goes down. Thinking about going to see the Crow's next week if you are so inclined.

Nick

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Poster: craven714 Date: Aug 1, 2008 8:09am
Forum: GratefulDead Subject: Re: Happy Birthday Jerry

Fair enough Air.
Hope you have a grate weekend. Sounds like your half-way
there. I'll have to pass on the Crows unfortunately;
Gotta save up to go see John Hiatt up in Cleveland on the 13th. Psyched!!

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Poster: jglynn1.2 Date: Aug 1, 2008 8:03am
Forum: GratefulDead Subject: Re: Happy Birthday Jerry

LOL - pretty funny craven

I am at work so am limited to gdradio.net - they are only 64kb but they are playing some hot Legion of Mary right now, I think the Jerry theme will continue through the day.

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Poster: spring mountain high Date: Aug 1, 2008 8:40am
Forum: GratefulDead Subject: Re: Happy Birthday Jerry

chili dogs all around the fat man...haha

maybe i should have place 'in honor of' in place of 'for'

either way, after work tonight i'll be loading up a tube-steak with the big fellas favorite toppings in his memory, all whilst blasting something sweet through the air of the blue rolling hills of pennsyltucky from high on the mountain top

long live the memory of jerry g

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Poster: craven714 Date: Aug 1, 2008 8:53am
Forum: GratefulDead Subject: Re: Happy Birthday Jerry

that settles it.
Im having chili dogs for lunch now

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Poster: tree-ap Date: Aug 1, 2008 6:31am
Forum: GratefulDead Subject: Re: Birf-day to you, Birf-day to you...

That's hilarious!!! As a matter of fact I think I might know a few of those 23%'ers myself.

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Poster: daliguana Date: Aug 1, 2008 7:40am
Forum: GratefulDead Subject: Re: Birf-day to you, Birf-day to you...

74-05-25. From a 23%er.

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Poster: Tennessee Jedi Date: Aug 1, 2008 7:52am
Forum: GratefulDead Subject: Re: Birf-day to you, Birf-day to you...

I didn't know today was Jerry's birthday. I know he can see us. I am very grateful he has created a lifetime of music to listen to. I seriously couldn't make it without him. I am from the younger generation I am 25 so I never got to see him play because I didn't really get into the Dead until I was in High School. But now Jerry is almost my favorite thing in my life. I know his Death was not in vein because I think he passed on for a greater purpose. And now we all have something to be thankful for.

My birthday is Sept 8th which happens to be the same as pigpen's.

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Poster: jglynn1.2 Date: Aug 1, 2008 8:06am
Forum: GratefulDead Subject: Re: Birf-day to you, Birf-day to you...

My eight year old recently joined the flock.

The other night while I was blasting yet another killer show. My eight year old daughter asked my wife: "Mom, what's a Deadhead", My Wife: "It's someone who likes the Grateful Dead more than they need to", daughter: "Mom, I think I'm a Deadhead".

I'm so proud of her!!!

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Poster: craven714 Date: Aug 1, 2008 8:20am
Forum: GratefulDead Subject: Re: Birf-day to you, Birf-day to you...

oh.....my.......god
I laughed so hard at your last post jglynn
that there is talk here at my work place about
my need to stay in the psych-ward over the week end

Not a bad idea really. I could use the sleep and the drugs!!

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Poster: tree-ap Date: Aug 1, 2008 8:33am
Forum: GratefulDead Subject: Re: Birf-day to you, Birf-day to you...

"Mom, what's a Deadhead", My Wife: "It's someone who likes the Grateful Dead more than they need to"

now that is F'n HILARIOUS!!!!!!

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Poster: jglynn1.2 Date: Aug 1, 2008 9:44am
Forum: GratefulDead Subject: Re: Birf-day to you, Birf-day to you...

Hey craven & tree-ap, I just hope no milk came out anyones nose!!!

:)

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Poster: craven714 Date: Aug 1, 2008 12:23pm
Forum: GratefulDead Subject: Re: Birf-day to you, Birf-day to you...

no milk, but I did poop in my pants a little

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Poster: tree-ap Date: Aug 1, 2008 9:57am
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no milk, but I spat on the screen...

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Poster: Speaking in Swords Date: Aug 1, 2008 10:30am
Forum: GratefulDead Subject: Re: Birf-day to you, Birf-day to you...

^ I LOL'd--my other half would agree with that definition, for sure. It still baffles me how someone can be exposed to such amazing shows and still not really "get it." We're of a strange breed, we are. Glad that one of your brood is into the pudding now, Mr. Glynn!

Today it's all about the Spectrum run in October '89 for me. I'm cranking out the sublime Bird Song > TMNS from the 18th and then I plan on skipping over to the monstrous H > S! > F from the next night.

Missing the maestro immensely, even if I was too young to catch him while he was still around. What I'd give for a time machine!

This post was modified by Speaking in Swords on 2008-08-01 17:30:53

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Poster: grendelschoice Date: Aug 1, 2008 8:11am
Forum: GratefulDead Subject: Re: Birf-day to you, Birf-day to you...

Hey jglynn...

I've never done this before, but your post made me laugh so hard I just forwarded it to my wife, who I think will want to become BFF with yours based on the exact same feelings she has about putting up with a DeadHead husband.

We're about to have our first child and I can only hope he or she comes around the way your 8-year old did.

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Poster: William Tell Date: Aug 1, 2008 1:46pm
Forum: GratefulDead Subject: Re: Birf-day to you, Birf-day to you...

Likewise, Congrat's GC!

Wish you the best.

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Poster: grendelschoice Date: Aug 1, 2008 2:51pm
Forum: GratefulDead Subject: Re: Birf-day to you, Birf-day to you...

Thanks, guys!

looks like we won't get a "Jerry baby" at this point...I was holding out some hope he or she would be born on Jerry's Birthday, but my wife's showing no signs....she's relieved! (A good sport to be sure; and she does admit to liking "Peggy-O" ;-)

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Poster: jglynn1.2 Date: Aug 1, 2008 9:37am
Forum: GratefulDead Subject: Re: Birf-day to you, Birf-day to you...

Glad you got a laugh out of my little anecdote on this fine Friday!! Congrats on your upcoming event!

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Poster: bluedevil Date: Aug 1, 2008 8:37am
Forum: GratefulDead Subject: Re: Birf-day to you, Birf-day to you...

Kudos to your 8 year old - my 7 yr old daughter will often ask for "Jerry music". Drives my wife nuts. She likes to leave the house, go run errands, and come back and say, "Oh, is this still the same song?"

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Poster: jglynn1.2 Date: Aug 1, 2008 9:49am
Forum: GratefulDead Subject: Re: Birf-day to you, Birf-day to you...

lol

The other day my wife hit 'skip' and I said "Hey, I was listening to that", She says "It sounded like they were in some drug induced stupor", So I say "That was the end of Estimated Prophet", and she says "What, you know the names of the Songs?". Well I let that sink in before: "Of course I know the names."

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Poster: scum beat Date: Aug 1, 2008 3:31pm
Forum: GratefulDead Subject: Re: Birf-day to you, Birf-day to you...

Nice.
"Well I married me a wife, shes been trouble all my life". My wife is one of those who said "I'll be grateful when their dead". Ugh. Well, they've been gone, but their music is strnger than ever in my life. I have four kids and whenever my wife's not around, or we're in my car we crank up the dead. Nothing like my 6-year old girl (the youngest) singing "going down the road feeling bad". There only complaint is the songs are too long. I ask, what's wrong with a 30 minute Dark Star.
Turn the kids on to Jerry. Oh -- and my aunt just gave birth to her first kid this morning. Jerry's day.
yay dead.

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Poster: grendelschoice Date: Aug 1, 2008 7:39am
Forum: GratefulDead Subject: Re: Birf-day to you, Birf-day to you...

Will be grooving to my all time favorite Dead show today in honor of Jerrys' B-Day.

10/29/77

Show starts with "Might as Well", so....might as well, might as well...

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Poster: jglynn1.2 Date: Aug 1, 2008 9:41am
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I'll have to check that out, don't think I've given that show a listen.

Thanks